The Children's Law Committee addresses issues related to children's legal rights and juvenile justice.
Educate members of the Bar regarding not only new laws impacting children and current trends in the well-being of children, but also disseminate essential information to enable them to be more effective advocates for children.
Draft, evaluate, and support legislation in an effort to improve the well-being of children.
Provide resources and information regarding children’s legal issues to members of the public. The Committee has provided information on the following topics for the public portion of the Bar website:
A Quick Guide for South Carolina Safe Havens
Child Abuse and Neglect
Child Immigration Law
Children with Disabilities
Daniel's Law Poster
Daniel's Law: Information for Mothers and Safe Havens
Daniel's Law: Information for Mothers and Safe Havens (Español)
Early Childhood Care
Guardian Ad Litem
Kinship Care in South Carolina
LGBT Children or Parents
Name Changes for Children
What is Foster Care?
Who is a "Child"?